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Executive Managing Director and Sr. Portfolio Manager Brian Christiansen discusses the importance of candor and collaboration in a culture that promotes long-term thinking.
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Our second annual stewardship report reflects our commitment to provide clients and other key stakeholders with transparency into our initiatives, actions, and the progress we made in 2022.
Our life sciences strategy looks to invest in promising life sciences companies that we believe are at the heart of a technological and scientific revolution in healthcare.
Sands Capital Ventures (2019 – 2020)
Arlington, VA | Sr. Associate
YL Ventures (2018 - 2019)
Chicago, IL | Venture Associate
Forgepoint Capital (2018)
San Mateo, CA | Summer Associate
Origin Ventures (2017 – 2018)
Chicago, IL | Venture Capital Fellow
Merlon Intelligence (2017)
Washington, DC and Chicago, IL | Business Operations Manager
Promontory Financial Group (2012 - 2017)
Washington, DC | Associate, Product Manager
University of Chicago
MBA | Booth School of Business
BS | Foreign Service in International Economics
Chris joined Sands Capital Ventures in 2019 as Senior Associate. He supports the team's efforts on investments in the artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and IT infrastructure sectors. Prior to Sands Capital Ventures, Chris worked as a Business Operations Manager at Merlon Intelligence, a machine learning startup, helping financial institutions to prevent financial crime. He also has previous experience as a management consultant at Promontory Financial Group. Chris received a MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and graduated cum laude from Georgetown University with a BS in Foreign Service in International Economics.